Lot 96. A pair of copper-red-glazed dishes, Underglaze-blue Qianlong six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795); 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm.) diamEstimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200. Price realised GBP 657. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004

With shallow rounded sides rising from straight feet to flaring rims, covered overall in an even copper-red glaze thinning to white towards the rims and stopping neatly around the feet, the bases glazed white, shallow rim chips

Provenance: E. T. Hall Collection, nos. 11 and 13.

Christie's. Chinese Monochrome Porcelain from the Collection of the late E. T. Hall, London, 7 June 2004